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Mac 3200. starts easy. dies when throttle applied. what can I DO

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Engine should be warmed up somewhat--try turning the high-speed-mixture-adjustment counter-clockwise about 1/4 turn (richer fuel mix). If this helps, the correct setting should be: 4-stroking at high speed with no cutting, but smooths out with light load (cutting wood)

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I've got the same plroblem, let me know if you get advice from the expert.

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